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LOTS of great Kaimuki posts for June 2011. We're are almost halfway through the year! KaimukiHawaii.com has bee updated our with lots of new profiles, events, news and exciting coupons from your favorite Kaimuki restaurants and businesses. We also have launched a new petition for bike lanes on Waialae Avenue...link below.!

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Ernest Abrams
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In this Issue

  • PROFILES OF THE MONTH! – We have some great profiles this month:
    • Kaimuki Public Library
    • Hawaii State Representative District 18 - Mark J. Hashem
    • Pineapple Cove - Scrapbook And Paper Craft Store
    • Fresh Catch Restaurant
    • Dower Realty Property Management
    • BalanceCore Fitness Has coupons
    • Wiz Kids Learning Centers - Kaimuki
    • Keiki O Ka Aina Family Programs
    • Kealoha - Poet and Storyteller
      Links below...

  • Make Kaimuki a Bike-Friendly Place, Sign our Bike Lane Petition! - This petition pushes for the implementation of actual bike lanes along Waialae Avenue. Bike lanes are safer for bikers, especially beginners and would help to make Kaimuki a bike-friendly community. (PETITION)

  • Summer Programs for Keiki and Adults! - Our Summer Program Page for 2011 has taken off! Check out the exciting activities in store for Children and Adults. Great discount and coupons. Lots of new programs from great organizations such as After School Heroes, Sylvan Learning Center, Kahala, Hawaii Optimum Performance, the Honolulu Zoo and the Waikiki Aquarium and more. Sign up is easy! Secure your request and get discounts by filling out the forms on your chosen summer programs! (VISIT FEATURED PAGE)

  • New Kaimuki Restaurant Coupon Page! - Here's an even better reason to grab your next meal at a Kaimuki restaurant. Check out our new Restaurant Coupon page and sign up to get these exclusive coupons today! (SPONSORS) (VIEW WEB PAGE)

  • Kaimuki Business & Professional Association (KBPA) 65th Annual Installation & Fellowship Banquet - Join us for an evening of celebration and camaraderie. Register today! (CALENDAR)

  • Get your Tree Service Pruning, Planting, Consulting Services from Jonathan Perry of Oahu Tree Preservation, LLC - I got my Mango, Lychee and Avacado trees pruned from Oahu Tree Preservation! Jonathan did excellent work and really cares about doing it right. If you care about your tress, request a free Quote and get a great Kaimuki rate! (KAIMUKI SPONSOR)

  • Catch a Family-Friendly Movie at UH KIDS FIRST! Film Festival - The award-winning University of Hawai'i KIDS FIRST! Film Festival returns with 3 Sundays of free family films! These age-appropriate groupings of films for kids entertain through a balance of animation and live action with varied themes from different cultures. Movie schedules and details are on our June Calendar! (CALENDAR)

  • Get Fit and Ready for Next Season with Hawaii Optimum Performance's Athletic Performance 8 Week Summer Training Program - Focusing on strength, power, speed, and agility, HOP will improveyour flexibility, balance, core strength and technique to prepare you for your next sport. SIGN UP TODAY! 10% Off! (VISIT WEB PAGE)

  • Have some fun at the Waikiki Aquarium this June! - Check out their June 2011 Calendar of Activities, bring the whole family! (CALENDAR)

  • Join the Discussion with Down To Earth's TALK: Stop GMOs! -This is a public discussion on"Why Are We Eating GMO Food: Its Health and Environmental Consequences (CALENDAR)

  • Homes for Sale in Kaimuki! - Check out our new Kaimuki Homes for Sale listing. We have an updated our GeoMap with 50 new Listings from Kaimuki Hawaii Homes for sale Sponsor: Dower Realty, Inc. Kaimuki Real Estate experts. (NEWS)

  • Free Tax Planning Seminar and Strategies from E. A. Buck Company - Money matters and E. A. Buck Company can help you plan ahead for next tax season. Attend a Free Tax Planning Seminar and get free tax strategies planning guide. Get the details! (SPONSORS)

  • Get up to 15% off After School Heroes' Summer Tutoring Program with this exclusive Kaimuki offer! - If summer school is not enough and you need something more personal and friendly, then After School Heroes is the right place for your child! They are offering English, Math and Science workshops that will help your kid be ready for the upcoming school year! (KAIMUKI SPONSOR)

  • The Results Are In! Meet Our Neighborhood Board Members (Board #4 - - Here are the results of the 2011 Neighborhood Board Elections (NEWS)

  • Diamond Head Theatre's Altar Boyz performance still ongoing! - If you haven't seen this hilarious account of a struggling Christian boy-band looking for their big break in the Big Apple, then what are you waiting for? We even have this great exclusive 2 for the price of 1 coupon for you to enjoy! (CALENDAR) (SPONSORS)

  • Are You Prepared for a Hurricane? Kanu Hawaii Partners With Hawaii Red Cross To Get Communities Ready For Hurricane Season - There will be several free "Get Ready" workshops at public libraries in June and July 2011. This will cover key information for Hawaii residents, when and where to evacuate, and clears up the difference between hurricane and tsunami shelters. (NEWS)

  • Know Somebody who might be the next American Red Cross Hero?, Then send your nominations today! - The American Red Cross is accepting nominations for the 2011 Red Cross Hero awards. Deadline is June 30th, 2011 (NEWS)

  • It's a Fun-filled June With Activities For All Ages from the Honolulu Department of Parks and Recreation! - Take a look at their June Summer Programs Calendar with lots of activities for Children as well as classes for Adults and Seniors. (CALENDAR)

  • Community News from Senator Daniel K. Akaka - View his May 2011 Press Releases & Video (NEWS)

  • Super Oil Change/Safety Check Offer from Midas (Automotive Repair and Service Experts!) - Get their Oil Change, Tire Rotation and Safety Check Combo all for $46! (normally $72) Certificate good for 1 year. Save money and purchase it online! (VISIT WEBPAGE)

  • Come down to the Movie Museum, their June movie calendar is now up! - Come and enjoy Kaimuki's best little show in town. (NEWS)

  • One Stop Shop for Monthly Calendars – We have posted the monthly calendars for some of the best locations/activities (i.e. Waikiki Aquriam, Honolulu Zoo, Red Cross, Down to Earth, Whole Foods and more... (CALENDAR)

  • Catering Services in Kaimuki! - If you haven't checked out our Catering Featured Page, now's the time to do so! We have offer a great resource page of restaurants and food places that offer catering related services. Read about catering tips and resources to help you pick the best solution for your event or party. Check out the 15%off catering offer from Himalayan Kitchen on right menu. (FEATURED PAGE)

  • Do you like Indian & Nepalese Cuisine?Himalayan Kitchen has some great coupons for dinner and lunch. (VISIT WEBPAGE)

  • Learn Basic Life Saving Techniques from the American Red Cross - Check out their May Health Calendar for the latest CPR, First Aid and other useful classes this month. (CALENDAR)

  • Super Sized Pizza Offer! - Get our exclusive Boston Style Pizza in Kaimuki promos and coupons for the Kaimuki Community! Fill out our form and get a taste of the Island's Largest Slice of pizza! (KAIMUKI SPONSOR)

  • Learn Basic Life Saving Techniques from the American Red Cross - Check out their June Health Calendar for the latest CPR, First Aid and other useful classes this month. (CALENDAR)

  • Shopping for Kid's Furniture? Look no further! - Special Kaimuki offer from Kids Corner in Kaimuki. Fill out the form on our website and get 20% Off 1 item Coupon! Kids Furniture store. Bunk Beds, Cribs, Lofts and More! (KAIMUKI SPONSOR)

  • Featured Sponsors. View their profile and fill out the form to receive the offer! (VISIT PAGE)

  • Really Good Deals from Ace Hardware Kamuki! - Get exclusive monthly deals with Ace Hardware Kaimuki. You can request the month sale/coupon sheet (VISIT PAGE)

  • And much more. Read below...visit our website.

PROFILES OF THE MONTH (back to the top)

Kaimuki Public Library (808) 733-8422
One of the best public resources in Kaimuki! The Hawaii State Public Library System provides Hawaii's residents in all walks of life with access to education, information, programs and services.
Fresh Catch 808-737-9633
Local Style Poke, Seafood, BBBQ Meats & Plates
Hawaii State Representative District 18 - Mark J. Hashem (18th District) (808) 586-6510
Mark Hashem is no stranger to the State House. During the 2010 legislative session, Representative Hashem served as a staff member and provided committee support services.
Dower Realty, Inc. Property Management (808) 735-8838
Dower Property Management Division maintains an extensive inventory of investment properties on Oahu. We provide professional and individualized Property Management Services for property owners throughout the world. A Hawaiian family owned business since 1981.
Pineapple Cove - Scrapbook And Paper Craft Store 808-735-3553
Pineapple Cove is your source for creative ways to organize, display and preserve your memories. We are a full-service scrapbook and paper craft and yarn store that is dedicated to providing our customers with superior customer service and support.
BalanceCore Fitness 808 781-1815
Your Wellness is Timeless! Reward yourself daily with fitness, nutrition, and balanced living. Has coupon!!
Wiz Kids Learning Centers - Kaimuki 808 2857863
The Wiz Kids Learning Centers have developed a successful method of teaching math, reading and writing for students grade K-12. Individual lessons are given after regular school hours and on Saturdays.
Keiki O Ka Aina Family Programs 808-843-2502
Be a friend to a child with a parent in prison.
Kealoha - Poet and Storyteller (808) 387-9664
***PERFORMING IN KAIMUKI AREA 6/25/2011! *** Kealoha is an internationally acclaimed poet and storyteller. He is the first poet in Hawai`i's history to perform at a governor's inauguration, and in 2010 he was selected as a master artist for a National Endowment for the Arts program.

KAIMUKI CALENDAR/EVENTS (back to the top)

FEATURED EVENTS (click on link above to see all events)
May 20 - June 5, 2011 - Entertainment - Diamond Head Theatre - Altar Boyz - See notes for dates/time HOT
Altar Boyz is the hilarious account of a struggling Christian boy-band (with one nice Jewish boy) looking for their big break in the Big Apple.

June - Saturday, 6/4/2011 - Community - Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai'i - Great Grandfather's Drum Screening and Fukushima Fundraiser - 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
The documentary celebrates Japanese American culture and history in Hawai‘i through an intimate and joyful portrait of Maui Taiko, descendants of plantation workers and of elders who lived this history.

6/1/2011-6/30/2011 - Health - American Red Cross Hawaii State Chapter - JUNE 2011 Health Calendar
We offer first aid/CPR courses and more!

June - Sunday, 6/5/2011 - Movie - UH KIDS FIRST! Film Festival - Yes You Can! - 3:00 PM
KIDS FIRST! films are free of gratuitous violence; race, gender, or religious bias; inappropriate content; and condescension towards children. Age-appropriate groupings of films entertain through a balance of animation and live action, plus varied themes from different cultures.

6/1/2011-6/30/2011 - Family - Waikiki Aquarium - June 2011 Events and Programs - see notes
Founded in 1904, the Waikiki Aquarium is the third oldest public aquarium in the United States. A part of the University of Hawai`i at Manoa since 1919, it is located next to a living reef on the Waikiki shoreline.

June - Wednesday, 6/8/2011 - Education - Down To Earth - TALK: Stop GMOs! - 7:00 pm
A public discussion, "Why Are We Eating GMO Food: Its Health and Environmental Consequences"

6/11/2011-6/24/2011 - Health - Hawaii Red Cross Summer Buddies program
nine-week water safety aide program for teens 13-17 years old allows them to improve their aquatic skills, get CPR certified, and learn leadership skills.

June - Sunday, 6/12/2011 - Community - Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai'i - Courtyard Bazaar - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
You will find unique treasures including art, antiques, toys, crafts, collectibles, household items, books, music, dishes, tools, clothes, fabrics, furniture and that special one-of-a-kind gift.

June - Sunday, 6/12/2011 - Movie - UH KIDS FIRST! Film Festival -Shorts from Here and There - 3:00 PM
KIDS FIRST! films are free of gratuitous violence; race, gender, or religious bias; inappropriate content; and condescension towards children. Age-appropriate groupings of films entertain through a balance of animation and live action, plus varied themes from different cultures.

June - Wednesday, 6/15/2011 - Special Event - Kaimuki Business & Professional Association (KBPA) 65th Annual Installation & Fellowship Banquet - 5:30 PM HOT
Join us for an evening of celebration and camaraderie. Register today! See flyer for details.

June - Thursday, 6/16/2011 - Entertainment/Food - Waikiki Aquarium - Summer Concert Series Featuring JAKE SHIMABUKURO - see notes
Ke Kani O Ke Kai (The Sound of the Ocean) - As the sun sets on Waikiki, the Aquarium lawn will light up with unforgettable performance, a menu prepared by a signature restaurant. The event doors will open at 5:30 p.m. and performances will commence at 7:00 p.m.

June - Sunday, 6/19/2011 - Special Event - 3660 On The Rise - Father's Day Dinner Buffet - 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Show your Dad how special he is!

June - Sunday, 6/19/2011 - Special Event - 3rd Father's Day Up In Smoke Cook Off - 9:00am - 5:00pm
Smoked meat, fish, chicken, port and more. Also Nobody Cares Hawaii Style Care Show!

June - Tuesday, 6/21/2011 - Entertainment - Kaimuki Public Library - Novel Destinations: There's the Door?" - 5:30 p.m.
"Novel Destinations: There's the Door?" is a humorous and poignant examination of the struggle to answer life's big questions through original stories: "Who am I?", " Why am I?", "Where am I?", and "How did I get here?

June - Friday, 6/24/2011 - Education - Let's Honor Queen Kapi'olani - 10:45am to 12:30pm
To honor Queen Kapi'olani, on the 112th anniversary of her death (June 24th) Colette Higgins will be doing two PowerPoint presentations and Kawika Napoleon will be chanting her genealogy.

June - Saturday, 6/25/2011 - poetry reading - Rhyme and Reason: Zakariya Amataya and Kealoha - 7:30 PM
Zakariya Amataya, Thailand's award-winning, Ginsberg-inspired, Sunni hipster poet joins local slam poet favorite Kealoha in an evening of poetry from the edge.

June - Sunday, 6/26/2011 - Movie - UH KIDS FIRST! Film Festival - Home is a Journey - 3:00 PM HOT
KIDS FIRST! films are free of gratuitous violence; race, gender, or religious bias; inappropriate content; and condescension towards children. Age-appropriate groupings of films entertain through a balance of animation and live action, plus varied themes from different cultures.

June - Thursday, 6/30/2011 - Entertainment/Food - Waikiki Aquarium - Summer Concert Series Featuring OLOMANA - see notes
Ke Kani O Ke Kai (The Sound of the Ocean) - As the sun sets on Waikiki, the Aquarium lawn will light up with unforgettable performance, a menu prepared by a signature restaurant. The event doors will open at 5:30 p.m. and performances will commence at 7:00 p.m.


KAIMUKI NEWS (back to the top)

FEATURED NEWS

Senator Daniel K. Akaka May 2011 Press Releases & Video

View recent press releases and recentvideo from Senator Daniel K. Akaka.

Kanu Hawaii Partners With Hawaii Red Cross To Get Communities Ready For Hurricane Season

Kanu Hawaii will be holding several free “Get Ready” workshops at public libraries in June and July 2011. This workshop covers key information specific to Hawaii residents, when and where to evacuate, and clears up the difference between hurricane and tsunami shelters.

2011 Neighborhood Board Elections Results - Board # 4 - Kaimuki

View the members of our neighborhood board.

American Red Cross - NOMINATE A HERO!

The American Red Cross is accepting nominations for the 2011 Red Cross Hero awards. Deadline is June 30th, 2011

Home Prices are Dropping! 50 Homes for Sales in Kaimuki Area Posted! Listings and Geo Map Available

View listing, view Geo Map of all properties, get more info, contact a Kaimuiki Real Estate expert!

ai designs closing doors June 30th

Final Closeout Sale in June! Everything must go!

Movie Museum June 2011 Movie Schedule

Great movies at the Movie Museum. Click here to view Movie Museum profile.

Japanese Cultural Center Of Hawaii (JCCH) - May 2011 Newsletter - LEGACIES

Embracing our diversity. Sharing our future.

Kaimuki Neighborhood Board Minutes Posted for April 16th, 2011 Meeting

Great way to stay in the loop about Kaimuki.

Saint Louis School "Mathletes" Capture Second Consecutive State Math Bowl Championship

Since 1846, Saint Louis School has been producing "Gentlemen of Character" - servant leaders who can be found throughout the community.

The MUVE - Along Show

Every week I bring in new guests to help me inspire the home audience. We might be learning muves from different dance styles like Zumba or NIA dancing. The MUVE-along Show airs LIVE every Monday morning from 8 - 8:30am on Television at Channel OC16

WEBSITE NEWS NEWS (back to the top)

Website pages we updated we think might interest you.

Kaimuki Directory Master Page Updated

Kaimuki Hawaii Directory

View Kaimuki, Hawaii primary directories. businesses, non profits, public, government and jobs.

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Bulky Items Pick Up Kaimuki Hawaii 96816
Get details, links, schedules and more on bulky items pickup in Kaimuki, Hawaii 96816 area.

Sign Up for Trash & Graffiti Removal with Kaimuki Christian Church - Love Your Neighbor!
(808) 947-7678
Clean up the Kaimuki neighborhood. We go out on the third Saturday of each month to pick up trash and paint over graffiti in the Kaimuki neighborhood.

Friends of Wai'alae School - Fundraiser Wai‘alae Card Now Available!
808-383-3917
Great deals from a variety of restaurants and merchants (many in Kaimuki) and you will be helping a good cause

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Summer Programs Honolulu, Hawaii for Children and Adults - Kaimuki-Oahu

Check out some of the summer programs available for both children and adults. More...

E.A. Buck Company Free Tax Planning Seminar and Tax Strategies Guide

Learn tax reduction strategies!. Will the new tax laws help or hurt you? Learn how you are affected... Hawaii tax planner since 1980 More...

Himalayan Kitchen - Kaimuki Super Coupons

Check out the great offers from Himalayan Kitchen - Kaimuki. Authentic Nepalese & Indian Cuisine. we serve innovative cuisine from different regions of Nepal & India, with genuine, friendly hospitality served great vigor and enthusiasm. More...

Free Taco at Wahoo's Fish Taco Kahala - Coupon

Wahoo's Fish Taco is a restaurant chain that offers Mexican food mixed with Brazilian and Asian flavors. Categorized as a "fast casual restaurant". More...

Midas Oil Change Plus, Tire Rotation, Safety Check Combo Certificate $46.00!

Save $$$ - Buy Online - Includes up to 5 quarts of 5W30 Oil and a new Oil Filter, a free tire rotation, visual brake inspection and a Hawaii state safety check inspection good for up to 1 year. $46.00! (normally $72.69). More...

15% Off Coupon @ Nicky Shoe Company - Kahala Mall GRAND OPENING 3/26/201!

15% Off Coupon - "Step Up To Fashion" is our motto at Nicky Shoe Company. We bring to Hawaii hip and cutting edge women's shoes found on the fashion runways, all at a reasonable price. More...

After School Heroes (A.S.H) Summer Program

Is summer school not enough for your kid and do you need something more personal and friendly? We are offering four different programs that will help you be ready for the upcoming school year! Catch up, keep up and Stay up in school! More...

20% Off Special Offer at Waikiki Gateway Hotel for Kaimuki Community

Get the best hotel prices in Waikiki. Premium Standard Room, parking and internet access for as low as $70.00/night! Know someone coming to Hawaii? Get them a great deal on a Waikiki hotel. More...

Tree Service Pruning, Planting, Consulting Services in Kaimuki by Oahu Tree Preservation, LLC - Jonathan Perry

Specializes in providing the highest quality tree care in Hawai'i. Independent Arborist - ISA Certified Arborist #WE-8184A More...

20% Off Kids Corner Furniture Store - Coupon / Discount

Hawaii's premiere Kids Furniture store. Bunk Beds, Cribs, Lofts and More! From baby to teen we serve all your growing family's needs. More...

Whole Foods Market Kahala Specials

Retailer of natural and organic foods. Request their great weekly specials!

Request Whole Foods Market Kahala store weekly special More...

Down to Earth Super Savers Sale and coupon Sheet for the Kaimuki Community

Get Down to Earth Sales sheet/Coupon for the Kaimuki community ALL VEGETARIAN Organic & Natural More...

Ace Hardware-Kaimuki Monthly Special/Coupon Sheet

As your local Ace Hardware, our store is a member of the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the industry. More...

Boston Style Pizza -Kaimuki - Coupons & Discounts

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